September 30th, 2019

Commercial real estate industry veteran specializes in Pacific Rim clients, representing some of the most prominent Japanese companies in the South Bay market.

(September 30, 2019 – TORRANCE, CALIF.)The Klabin Company/CORFAC International today announced that Yasushi Shiromi, a commercial real estate industry veteran specializing in Pacific Rim clients, has joined the firm as a new senior vice president. Shiromi has focused on the Greater Southern California market for the past three decades and represents some of the most prominent Japanese companies in the region.

“We are delighted to welcome Yasushi to The Klabin Company family,” said Managing Principal Frank Schulz III, SIOR. “Yasushi’s experience, knowledge and energy serve as an example for all of us. He will be a tremendous asset as we continue to grow.”

Shiromi is widely recognized as a strategic consultant and a trusted advisor. As a commercial real estate broker, his almost 30-year career includes negotiating lease, sublease, purchase and sale transactions for clients such as Hotta Liesenberg Saito LLP, Mitsui Soko, Panasonic Disc Service Corporation, Pentel of America, Toyota Tsusho America Inc. and the Japan Business Association.

“I’m thrilled to begin the next chapter of my career at The Klabin Company,” said Shiromi. “I’ve had close relationships with many of the senior brokers at the firm for years and this was a key factor in my decision to come here. The team approach at Klabin, the way we work together in sharing resources and information, is unlike any in the industry. I’m pleased to bring my existing clients with me and look forward to developing relationships with new Japanese companies throughout Southern California.”

Prior to The Klabin Company, Shiromi worked at Newmark Knight Frank for more than seven years. During his career, he has also held positions at Grubb & Ellis and The Seeley/Colliers International. He is a member of Japan Business Associates and the American Industrial Real Estate Association (AIR). He received his Bachelor of Law Degree from the University of Konan in Japan. He immigrated to the United States in 1981 and he and his family have lived in Redondo Beach for 38 years.

About The Klabin Company/CORFAC International

Now in its sixth decade, The Klabin Company/CORFAC International is ranked among the top commercial real estate companies based in Los Angeles. With clients around the world, The Klabin Company specializes in industrial, office, investment and development services. It combines cutting-edge research and analysis with years of experience to keep abreast of ever-changing market dynamics to ensure the best possible value for its clients in every facet of its business. The firm is affiliated with CORFAC International. For more information go to www.Klabin.com

About CORFAC International CORFAC International is comprised of privately held entrepreneurial firms with expertise in office, industrial and retail brokerage, tenant and landlord representation, investment sales, multifamily, self-storage, acquisitions and dispositions, property management and corporate services. Founded in 1989, CORFAC has 47 firms in the U.S., 6 in Canada and 27 in international markets, including Australia, Colombia, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Romania, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. CORFAC offices completed more than 10,000 lease and sales transactions totaling 500 million square feet of space valued in excess of $8.0 billion in 2017. Contact CORFAC at (224) 257-4400 or www.Corfac.com.